Puri: Around 10 persons were injured in a group clash at Nimabasant village in Puri. The incident occurred during Ganesh idol immersion ceremony when two rival groups clashed.
According to sources, a police vehicle and two motorbikes were torched during the clash. Moreover, another police vehicle was also ransacked.
Tension continues to prevail in the area following the incident.
Notably, one platoon of police force has been deployed in the area to maintain law and order.